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  1. Princeton Haiti KONEKTE Program Aims to Connect Two CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Town Topics

    HELPING HANDS: Princeton Day School student Emily Yuhas and two young Haitian friends spent time together during the recent summer service trip by KONEKTE to Haiti, where participants helped with construction of a new remote village school, leading art classes, installing a "solar suitcase" at an orphanage and middle school, and other tasks.

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  2. Haiti's local community to benefit from additional fee from cruise passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Haiti's prime minister, Laurent Lamothe, announced on Monday that an agreement has been reached between the Haitian government and the Royal Caribbean Cruise lines to add two dollars on the fee paid by each tourist visiting the northern Labadie seaside resort to fund social projects benefiting the ... (more)

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  3. From Ottawa to cruise ship, unique package is popularRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Canada.com

    Celebrity Cruises is making it easier for Canadians from smaller cities to fly directly to their cruise ports via charter flights.

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  4. Maher, NU faculty members visit Haitian School founded by alumnusRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    A Niagara University alumnus who spearheaded the development of a world-class school in Haiti is receiving reinforcements from his alma mater this week.

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  5. Maher, NU faculty members visit Haitian School founded by alumnusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    A Niagara University alumnus who spearheaded the development of a world-class school in Haiti is receiving reinforcements from his alma mater this week.

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  6. Cruise ship company signs letter of intent to develop $70 million port on Haiti barrier islandRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A major Florida-based cruise line has signed a letter of intent to develop a new port on an isolated Haitian barrier island that has long been a major launching spot for smugglers, authorities said Monday.

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  7. Haiti: Ministry warns about Ebola, yellow feverRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Crofs Blogs

    A statement from the Ministry of Public Health, bearing the signature of Dr. Florence D. Guillaume, Minister of Health bring to the attention of the Haitian population that all arrangements are made, particularly at the level of its internal structures such as the National Laboratory of Public Health , the Directorate of Epidemiology of Laboratoire ... (more)

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  8. Carnival plans to build cruise port in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Philly.com

    A major Florida-based cruise line has signed a letter of intent to develop a new port on an isolated Haitian barrier island that has long been a major launching spot for smugglers, authorities said Monday.

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  9. Carnival planning cruise port in Haiti - Tue, 05 Aug 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Spokesman-Review

    A major Florida-based cruise line has signed a letter of intent to develop a new port on an isolated Haitian barrier island that has long been a major launching spot for smugglers, authorities said Monday.

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  10. One Yukoner's work reuniting Haitian 'orphans' with their familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | GlobalNews

    Morgan Wienberg recalls the scene that changed her life: Children sitting on concrete floors in their own vomit, emaciated and dehydrated, desperately in need of medical attention.

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  11. American Airlines launches new daily service to Cap-Haitien, HaitiRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Caribbean News Now!

    American Airlines will launch new daily service between Miami International Airport and Cap-Haitien, Haiti , adding a new international destination to the airline's growing global network.

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  12. Berkeley students uncover gems in Haiti slumRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Inside Bay Area

    Driving into Cite Soleil, Port au Prince's most impoverished slum, population somewhere between 200,000 and 400,000, you pass a canal bed of putrid water, garbage and human waste; scavengers comb the rocky banks for whatever might be useful or worth selling.

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  13. Albany students uncover gems in Haiti slumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Contra Costa Times

    Driving into Cite Soleil, Port-au-Prince's most impoverished slum, population somewhere between 200,000 and 400,000, you pass a canal bed of putrid water, garbage and human waste; scavengers comb the rocky banks for whatever might be useful or worth selling.

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  14. Formula for Life to host chairty bike tourRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Cost: $25 with preregistration; $30 after Aug. 3. There will be hamburgers and food served at Deer Park at the end of the ride.

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  15. American Airlines next stop: Cap-Haïtien, HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Miami Herald

    Pamela Grimmé places a lamp in the Tamarac showroom of AMC Liquidators, which sells to customers locally and in 44 countries.

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  16. Entrepreneur, Westport native founds nonprofit for HaitiRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Sometime in her second year of volunteering in Haiti, Corey Gifford realized that if she really wanted to help impoverished Haitian orphans, she was going to have to found her own non-profit.

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  17. Entrepreneur, Westport native founds nonprofit for HaitiRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Sometime in her second year of volunteering in Haiti, Corey Gifford realized that if she really wanted to help impoverished Haitian orphans, she was going to have to found her own non-profit.

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  18. Would You Buy A Bag Made Of Real Fruit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Refinery 29

    Handmade by Haiti's local women artisans using crops indigenous to the island, like kenep and calabash, these Jacmel & Co.

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  19. 2,400 New Jobs to be Created in Haiti - Love a Child to Open Largest Marketplace in Fond ParisienRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | PR.com

    Fort Myers, FL, July 17, 2014 -- -- As part of its program to help the people in Haiti to address the challenge of self-sustainability, Love A Child, a nonprofit based in Fort Myers, has announced nearly 2,400 new jobs could soon be added to the Haitian economy.

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  20. UN secretary general to visit Haiti and Dominican RepublicRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was due to travel to Haiti and the Dominican Republic starting on Monday to meet with senior government officials as well as to get a first-hand look at programmes designed to improve health and reduce poverty.

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